This lesson describes ways that stormwater runoff can impact the environment. In addition, it discusses stormwater regulations and explains how to effectively develop a stormwater pollution prevention plan (SWPPP).
• Identify major industrial sources of stormwater discharges
• Discuss stormwater regulations implemented by the NPDES (National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System) and EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
• Identify the components of an SWPPP
• Describe the steps to produce and maintain an SWPPP